Tempe Campus Programs
It’s more than learning; it’s a transformative experience—putting you in touch with what’s best in you, and giving you the inspiration and freedom to grow your own way.
Professional Esthetics Program
720 Clock Hours / 54 Quarter Credits
Day – 32 weeks (7.5 months)
Evening – 52 weeks (12 months)
This 720-hour program offers training in the theory and practice of esthetics that meets and exceeds Arizona state licensing requirements and gives students a great deal of hands-on, real-world experience that allows them to graduate as practiced, skillful estheticians. The program emphasizes the structure and function of the skin and prepares students to critically assess and meet the unique needs of each client. Some of the highlights of this program include instruction in European and specialty facials, beauty and color theory, body art and special effects makeup, body treatments, microdermabrasion, microcurrent, LED/light therapy, aromatherapy, product ingredients, and hair removal. The program delivers a strong foundation in chemistry, anatomy, and physiology. Management and career development classes, along with training in Arizona laws and regulations, are also offered.
- To develop the personal and professional potential of students so they enter the field as estheticians who will offer a quality of service that will be sought after by both clients and employers.
- To train students in the theory and technique of a balanced blend of skin care, makeup, and hair removal, while preparing them to seek gainful employment working as estheticians or in related fields supported by the training received in school and recognized by the state. This includes, but is not limited to, facials, waxing, makeup and airbrush makeup, lash services, body wraps, microdermabrasion, microcurrent, micro- needling, chemical peels, LED, ultrasonic and other techniques and treatments taught in the program.
- To prepare students with sufficient training in the theory and technique of esthetics to sit for the state recognized licensing exam(s) for estheticians.
*Currently not enrolling for Day Program.
Classes start soon
Continuing education, for mind, body and spirit
Your license is just the beginning: the more you continue to learn, the more you’ll thrive.
Our continuing education programs evolve with industry trends to carry you throughout your career—and help you build the skills you’ll need to expand your practice, and grow your business.
Go Ahead... ask us anything
Cortiva student massages are affordable—and exceptional.
Schedule Your Visit Today
Share your info with us below
(we won’t share it with anyone else).